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One road leads to freedom, sharing, and equality; the other to endless spying, a hierarchical structure, and repression.How Four Upstarts Built and Crashed the Anti-Facebook|Jake Whitney|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She said Mars Hill “engages in heavy-handed discipline through a hierarchical structure.”
According to the hierarchical model of galaxy formation, the first galaxies were built out of smaller collections of matter.
It is least accepted when it is cold, challenging, and hierarchical: in other words, paternal - or in other other words, military.
She explained that in Rome, they are more accustomed to the hierarchical politics.
The process of relating is typically illustrated in a hierarchical fashion.Nursing as Caring|Anne Boykin
"No—hierarchical principles," insinuated Peter, with a smile intended to convey the utmost amount of indulgence.
The social structure of the Middle Ages accordingly assumed the hierarchical form which we speak of as the Feudal system.Liberalism|L. T. Hobhouse
But the following facts must not be overlooked:—First, the new conception of the Church was not yet a hierarchical one.History of Dogma, Volume 2 (of 7)|Adolph Harnack
Employments fall into a hierarchical gradation of reputability.The Theory of the Leisure Class|Thorstein Veblen